• Home
  • Forum
  • Dictionary
  • Articles
  • Tutorials
  • Books
  • Directory
  • Share your work


Dictionary » P » Portable

Portable

portable

1. Capable of being borne or carried; easily transported; conveyed without difficulty; as, a portable bed, desk, engine.

2. Possible to be endured; supportable. How light and portable my pain seems now! (Shak) Portable forge. See Forge. Portable steam engine. See steam engine.

Origin: L. Portabilis, fr. Portare to carry: cf. F. Portable. See Port demeanor.


Please contribute to this project, if you have more information about this term feel free to edit this page



Results from our forum


Device for ratiometric fluorescence measurement

... optical intensity at two different wavelenghts. However, the fluorescence spectrometer is expensive and huge. I am wondering how to build a portable device for the ratiometric fluorescence measurement? Many thanks!

See entire post
by LittleMike
Mon Mar 04, 2013 3:40 pm
 
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Device for ratiometric fluorescence measurement
Replies: 1
Views: 978

Re: Portable Medical Devices - State of the Art Technology ?

... http://courses.engr.illinois.edu/ece317/presentations/Touch_Screen_Pres.pdf Can Touch Screen Technology embedded in Portable Medical Devices could be useful to the Medical Practitioners ? Thanks & Regards, Prashant S Akerkar

See entire post
by prashantakerkar
Tue Apr 03, 2012 6:12 am
 
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Portable Medical Devices - State of the Art Technology ?
Replies: 6
Views: 3063

Re: science music videos

That site is awesome. Thanks for the link. Definitely showing some of those in class. WTB mp3 versions for portable listening. xD

See entire post
by Luxorien
Sun Jan 22, 2012 12:09 am
 
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: science music videos
Replies: 1
Views: 554

Portable Medical Devices - State of the Art Technology ?

The portable ultra sound machine is great to have! It will surely revolutionize the view o would be parents to have something like that instead of going to clinics every now and then.

See entire post
by DocWillow
Wed Nov 23, 2011 1:19 pm
 
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Portable Medical Devices - State of the Art Technology ?
Replies: 6
Views: 3063

Re: Portable Medical Devices - State of the Art Technology ?

Thank you. Attached Portable Medical Devices Images ..... Thanks & Regards, Prashant S Akerkar

See entire post
by prashantakerkar
Thu Nov 10, 2011 8:07 am
 
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Portable Medical Devices - State of the Art Technology ?
Replies: 6
Views: 3063
View all matching forum results

This page was last modified 21:16, 3 October 2005. This page has been accessed 1,642 times. 
What links here | Related changes | Permanent link